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Friern Barnet 1908

[Report of the Medical Officer of Health for Friern Barnet]

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Table V.

Infantile Mortality During the Year 1908.

Deaths from stated Causes in Weeks and Months under One Year of Age.

CAUSE OF DEATH.Under 1 Week.1— 2 Weeks.2 — 3 Weeks.3—4 Weeks.Total under Month.1 — 2 Months.2—3 Months.3—4 Months.4—5 Months.5—0 Months.6—7 Months.7— 8 Months.8—9 Months.9—10 Months.10—11 Months.11—12 Months.Total Deaths under One Year.
All Causes— Certified*7...1...8461112331333
Uncertified
i. Common Infectious Diseases—
Small-pox
Chicken-pox
Measles
Scarlet Fever
Diphtheria: Croup
Whooping Cough .........1...1............1..................2
i. Diarrhæal Diseases—
Diarrhoea, all forms
Enteritis, Muco-enteritis, Gastro-enteritis..................1..................113
Gastritis, Gastro-intestinal Catarrh..................1.........1...............2
iii. Wasting Diseases—
Premature Birth1.........11..............................2
Congenital Defects1.........111...........................3
Injury at Birth1.........1.................................1
Want of Breast-milk, St'v'tion...............11........................2
Atrophy, Debility, Marasmus...............11...............1......3
iv. Tuberculous Diseases—
Tuberculous Meningitis
Tuberculous Peritonitis:
Tabes Mesenterica
Other Tuberculous Diseases..............................1...............1
v.' Other Causes—
Erysipelas
Syphilis
Rickets
Meningitis (not Tuberculous)
Convulsions2.........21......1...............l...5
Bronchitis
Laryngitis
Pneumonia..................1............1...1...14
Suffocation, overlying1.........1.................................1
Other Causes1.........1..................2.........14
7...1...84611123...31333
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Population (estimated to the middle of 1908):—

District 10,422
Births in the Yearlegitimate...331
(asylum)...2
illegitimate...2
(asylum)...2
Deaths in the Year oflegitimate infants...33
illegitimate infants...
Deaths from all Causes at all Ages120
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